Rupee touches 71.56 against US dollar

New Delhi: The Indian rupee on Tuesday further declined to a record low of 71.56 against the US dollar.

The rupee witnessed a drop of 44 paise as compared to its decline on Monday.

Meanwhile, BSE’s Sensex was recorded at 38,157.92, while Nifty traded at 11,520.30.

Yesterday, Sensex rose by 103.61 points to 38,748.68, while Nifty traded marginally above 11,700 at 11,709.65.